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The Pragmatic Works team has a passion for data. Reach out to us about how we can help you make the most of your data.

BRIAN KNIGHT
Founder and CEO

Brian Knight is the owner

and founder of Pragmatic Works.

With 20 years of data experience,

he is the author of more than

fifteen technical books.

TIM MOOLIC
Chief Operating Officer

Tim Moolic has more than 20 years

of experience executing sales,

marketing and alliance strategies

for software and consulting

companies.

ADAM JORGENSEN
President, Consulting

As President of Consulting, Adam

drives Pragmatic Works’ market

strategy, partnerships, implementation

and thought leadership. He has

over 15 years of experience helping

companies use their data to fuel

their growth.

DEVIN KNIGHT
President, Training

With over 10 years experience, Devin

leads our training team and is a

Microsoft Most Valued Professional

(MVP). He has authored numerous

technical publications, including

the book Knight’s 24-Hour Trainer.

KEN WOOD
Training Sales Manager

Ken Wood works very closely

with our executive team to

implement, and execute, key go

to market campaigns for the

training division of the company.

ROBERT BEATY
VP Consulting Sales

With more than 20 years

of experience building and

leading sales, Robert has

founded/co-founded 3 companies

all focused on the Microsoft

data platform.

Consulting Experts

Our team of consultants are passionate about transforming your capabilities in record time. With minimal management and maximum benefit our goal is to find the right place for those capabilities in your strategy.

STEVE HUGHES
Director of Consulting
Steve has been working with technology for over 15 years with a focus on Business Intelligence and cloud solutions. Steve is passionate about using data effectively and helping customers understand that data is valuable and profitable.
BOB RUBOCKI
Practice Manager

Bob has broad experience designing and implementing Business Intelligence and Data Warehouse solutions on the Azure and Microsoft SQL Server platforms. He has spoken at SQL Saturdays and has presented webinars on various cloud architecture and data management topics.

CHRIS SEFERLIS
Practice Manager

Chris has 18 years experience working in IT and solving technical challenges from a business perspective. Bringing a mix of business acumen with practical technology solutions, his main focus is on Business Intelligence within the Microsoft SQL stack.

MICHAEL ASKINS
Practice Manager

Michael focuses on several pre-sales and architectural efforts including bringing exciting new opportunities with Azure (Iaas, PaaS and DevOps) and Modern Workplace to Pragmatic Works.

Training Experts

Our team of instructors harness an extensive amount of experience working with the Microsoft Data Platform. With multiple backgrounds, we have an instructor that would fit your specific needs. From Azure to Power BI, our team wants to be a guide for you and your organization.

MITCHELL PEARSON
Trainer & Consultant

Mitchell is an integral part of our operations. His focus is on the full BI Stack (SSIS, SSAS and SSRS). In addition to the BI Stack he also has experience with Data Modeling, T-SQL, MDX, and Power Pivot.

MANUEL QUINTANA
Trainer & Consultant

Manuel uses his extensive knowledge of the BI Stack (SSIS, SSAS and SSRS) to deliver exciting and engaging content. He also has experience with T-SQL, DAX and Power Pivot. 

NICK LEE
Trainer & Consultant

Nick has an ample amount of experience in presenting and interacting with large Organizations. His focus at Pragmatic Works is creating Power BI content and delivering Power BI classes to our customers. 

DANIEL STRAITIFF
Trainer & Consultant

Daniel specializes in the Power Platform, he develops high quality training content and provides engaging learning experiences.  His efforts are currently focused on helping our customers learn and master Power BI.

ERIN OSTROWSKY
Trainer & Consultant

Erin provides a strong and broad foundation for working with decision makers and thought leaders across diverse industries. Her focus at Pragmatic Works is original technical writing, video recording and delivering live-training, predominantly around Microsoft’s Power Platform technologies.